Meet Our Staff



Dr. Wolf grew up on a dairy farm near Eau Galle, WI. He attended High School in Elmwood, WI and did his undergraduate pre-veterinary work at the University of Wisconsin River Falls. He graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. He co-founded Country Doctors Veterinary Services in 1988 and since August 2003 is the sole owner. Dr. Wolf enjoys building and landscaping projects, gardening and camping road trips. Dr. Wolf, his wife Muriel, 4 cats (Poquito, Ollie, Tut, Carly), dog Gus, and longhorns (Sancho and Zorro) reside in rural Menomonie, WI.


Dr. Schmidt grew up on a small farm in southwest Wisconsin. He received his DVM degree from the University of Illinois in 1973. In 1974 Dr. Schmidt moved to Menomonie, and became one of the co-founders of Country Doctors Veterinary Service in 1988. Dr. Schmidt assumed an associate position in August 2003 and continues his wide variety of interests including, but not limited to, general large animal medicine and surgery with equine, dairy, beef, alpacas, and small ruminants. Dr. Schmidt has a special interest in equine wellness, reproduction, and surgery. Dr. Schmidt, and his wife Glori, live on a hobby farm just outside Menomonie with their two Great Danes, Gilbert and Cosmo, pigmy goats, duck, and cats. They enjoy watching their childrens sporting events, working around their hobby farm, camping, and fishing in their free time.


Dr. Bauer spent her childhood on a dairy and beef farm near Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She received her BS in biology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and went on to earn her DVM degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1999. Initially a large animal veterinarian, Dr. Bauer has evolved into mixed animal practice, currently focusing solely on small animal medicine and surgery at Country Doctors. Dr. Bauer lives with her husband, Klaus, and their two cats on a beef farm in rural Elk Mound. In addition to her Red Angus and Red Simmental herd, she enjoys gardening, reading, traveling, and spending her spare time in the great outdoors.


Jennifer graduated from the Medical Institute of Minnesota in 1996. She grew up in Forest Lake, Minnesota and is a self-proclaimed mud duck. Jennifer shares her home with 2 male cats named Moony and Olivander, a toy poodle name Nieko aka Freaky who accompanies her to work daily, and last but not least a Nanday Conure name Scooby. Jennifer also has 2 horses a TWH named Hank and an APHA named B. Jennifer enjoys trail riding and gardening when not at work.


Beth joined Country Doctors in 1991 as Practice Manager. Her responsibilities are financial planning, client relations, and human resources. Her hobbies are travel, interior design, music, and antiques. She lives in Menomonie with her dog Daisy and two cats


Connie joined Country Doctors in 1991. She is our inventory control specialist. Connie and her husband Jeff live in Menomonie and enjoy riding their Harley Davidsons and spending time outdoors.


Holly joined Country Doctors in October of 2009 as a receptionist. Her responsibilities include attending to clients both on the phone and face-to-face, schedule appointments and taking and relaying messages. Her interests include music, watching and attending sporting events, and going to amusement parks. Holly and her husband Zach and their daughter Anna live in Menomonie, WI with their two cats, Bugs and Lola.